Royal National Institute for Deaf People (RNID)
19-23 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8SL
Tel: 0808 808 0123Textphone: 0808 808 9000
Fax: 020 7296 8199
The RNID's Employment Training and Skills Service provides information and advice to deaf or hearing impaired jobseekers.
Royal National Institute of the Blind (RNIB)
105 Judd Street, London WC1H 9NE
Helpline: 0303 123 9999
The RNIB provides information and advice to blind and partially sighted jobseekers. It also runs the Trainee Grade Scheme (TGS) offering paid work experience. You should contact your local RNIB Employment and Student Support Network for further information.
Scope’s Employment Services
Scope, 6 Market Road, London N7 9PW
Tel: 0808 800 3333
Services include general employment advice and referrals to training opportunities and sources of funding for equipment and workplace adaptations for people with cerebral palsy. The Leadership Recruitment programme is a work-based development programme for disabled people of graduate level. People recruited to the programme are employed by Scope for 12 months, during which their career aims and development needs are assessed, and work placements are offered with various national employers.